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Environmental Health

Postgraduate | TAS-CAM617 | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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Environmental Health

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject , the student should be able to:

    1. Reflect on the contemporary understanding of the environmental and ecological determinants of health within the context of national and international policy.
    2. Describe and interpret climate change models and projections in the context of environmental sustainability and potential effects on population health.
    3. Critically analyse current environmental hazards, assess potential health impacts and evaluate the relative risk for stakeholders.
    4. Create and communicate proposals to address environmental health risks within the scope of legislation and regulation.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-HLP-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Health Protection


  • TAS-SCM-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Strategic Communication

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching Arrangement: Independent Learning 8 hours weekly; Tutorial (Online) 1 hour (8 times)

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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